Rachel McAninch

19 Rachel McAninch

  • Year:
    Jr.
  • Hometown:
    West Jefferson
  • High School:
    West Jefferson
  • Position:
    P

2012:

  • Made 23 appearances and 20 starts
  • Went 8-10 and had two shutouts
  • Led the team in strikeouts (98), ERA (2.09), complete games (16), and innings pitched (138.2) 
  • Season-best eight strikeouts at Ohio Northern on April 15th

2011:

  • All-OAC First Team
  • Made 21 appearances and 17 starts
  • Went  10-7
  • Led the team in strikeouts (100), ERA (2.09), shutouts (4), and innings pitched (117)
  • Season-best 13 strikeouts vs. Kean (N.J.)
  • Hit .214 with one double, one triple, and nine hits

2010:

  • OAC John Wells Pitcher-of-the-Year
  • OAC Robert Jordan Rookie-of-the-Year
  • All-OAC First Team
  • Started 17 games
  • Pitched 121.1 innings
  • Conference-best 1.62 ERA and among OAC leaders with 77 strikeouts
  • Her 14 wins (14-3 overall) was the most by a Mount Union freshman since All-American Lindsay Royer won 17 in 2005

Personal:

  • Athletic Training major
  • Four-year letterwinner, All-Ohio, two-time Larry Larson Columbus Dispatch Player of the Week recipient, MSL Player of the Year recipient for coach Jim Stevens at West Jefferson High School
  • Born on December 14, 1990
  • Daughter of Michelle and Dave McAninch